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The Texas Targeteer
By Don L Clark
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Fiction
The petite daughter of a famous Texas Ranger, makes an early mark on the world as shootist rivaling Annie Oaakley. But when the wild west show times pass she returns home expecting to quickly marry her childhood best friend, the local sheriff. But she is kidnapped and sold into white slavery in Mexico beginng a series of encounters and adventures that mark Patsy Jones one hell of a woman.
River of Champions
By Mary Halverson Schofield
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A true, against-all-odds story about common teen-aged boys whose single goal, and the path to reach it, turned them into extraordinary young men. It is a heart-warming story of desire, grit, and determination of boys who dare to attempt the impossible dream.
Seer's Blood
By Doranna Durgin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,070. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
Award-winning author Doranna Durgin has over 30 published novels (MMPB, trade, and hardcover) and another 19 short pieces. SEER'S BLOOD is an Appalachia-based coming of age fantasy in which a threatened community rediscovers its lost roots--and its magic--in the grit of an outcast girl, the heart of a stranger, and the loyalty of his hounds.
Oh Henry
By Wil A. Emerson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
Everyone has secrets and Henry Weinstein has more than a few. The untypical twenty-two year old, has a special trade and enjoys his freedom. As a hospital orderly, he makes frequent trips to the morgue. His supervisor doesn't understand why it takes him so long to carry out his job. Perhaps it's because Henry spends his time miming the words of his favorite song...the first cut is the deepest.
Grit: America's Greatest Family Newspaper
By Robin Van Auken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Each weekend in the 1950s, 30,000 boys knocked at the doors of more than 700,000 American small-town homes and were welcomed with a smile and a dime as they delivered the weekly edition of Grit, America's Greatest Family Newspaper. This short eBook single (5,500 words) introduces Grit and its founder, Dietrick Lamade, whose ambition and determination epitomizes the word "Grit."
Grit City, Issue #5
By Ron Gavalik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Grit City Publications. Category: Fiction
Grit City is a dark and calamitous world in the throes of self destruction. Dillon Galway, a freelance journalist and blogger, risks his life to expose violent corruption from the heights of skyscrapers to the depths of the underground. He relies on Alyssa Stephano (gun for hire) to help expose the perpetrators and deliver justice.
Devil - a Charles "The Solver" Splints case
By D.e.e.L
Series: Charles "The Solver" Splints. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
This short story follows one of the cases placed into the capable hands of ex-cop Charles Splints. Though his past has been tarnished there are still those that know him to be the best, and this case shows just how much he has managed to keep his stride in tact.
Home-A Charles "The Solver" Splints Case
By D.e.e.L
Series: Charles "The Solver" Splints. Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction
Splints is sucked into yet another case and this time it may be a bit more than he can handle. He needs to come up with a plan and he needs to come up with it FAST!
An Excutive Summary of Paul Tough's 'How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.